Govt decides to ban Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan


ISLAMABAD: Th federal government has decided to ban the Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) here on Wednesday.

This was announced by Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed while addressing a presser here.

He said the decision had been taken under the Anti-Terrorism Act and and in this connection a summary is being forwarded to the cabinet.

He added that the Punjab government had recommended to ban the TLP.

The federal minister said that the TLP protesters had tried to kidnap police personnel, intercepted ambulances and blocked roads. Our two policemen were also martyred by the protesters, he added.